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Industrial chaos under Daniel Andrews

Wednesday 7 August 2019 Daniel Andrews is happy to march with his union mates but he goes missing in action when industrial action threatens public services in Victoria. Train drivers and rail staff are set to adopt a series of work bans, doctors are threatening to take action...
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Andrews Labor Government fails to prevent public transport union strike

Monday 5 August 2019 Confirmation that Daniel Andrews’ union mates have ordered industrial action later this month is another kick in the guts for Victoria’s travelling public. Train drivers have said they will refuse to comply with directions to alter services from the...
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Public health in jeopardy and Daniel Andrews is missing in action

Thursday 1 August 2019 Patients in public hospitals shouldn’t be left wondering if doctors will be available to treat them due to industrial action. This nightmare may become a reality because of Labor’s financial mismanagement of Victoria’s public hospitals. With reports that...
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Melbourne’s trains to grind to a halt while Daniel Andrews dithers

Tuesday 30 July 2019 Train services are essential services, and commuters shouldn’t have to face the ongoing threat of disruptions. Congestion around Melbourne is already bad enough without the added threat of stoppages to trains of up to 48 hours, which would overload our buses...
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Labor’s new wages policy isn’t worth the paper it’s written on

Wednesday 17 July 2019 The Andrews Government’s new wages policy is facing a key test with reports the Community & Public Sector Union (CPSU) is demanding pay increases in the order of 3.5%, extra leave and more superannuation. Earlier this year, Treasurer and Industrial...
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Militant unions moving to disrupt Melbourne’s ports

Wednesday 10 July 2019 Daniel Andrews and Labor have failed to prevent 640 dock workers beginning a 96-hour strike at the Port of Melbourne. According to reports, the strike will hold up the delivery of medical supplies as well as the export of perishable goods. The Andrews Labor...
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Public transport to grind to a halt under Daniel Andrews

Tuesday 2 July 2019 Daniel Andrews must act to ensure that Melbourne’s public transport system keeps moving in the face of planned industrial action. In a concerning development, tram drivers are now joining train drivers in planning to go on strike and shut down Melbourne’s...
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Victoria Day Awards 2019

Monday 1 July 2019 On July 1st 1851, Victoria was declared a separate colony to New South Wales, and ‘Victoria Day’ was celebrated as a public holiday on July 1st each year until the First World War. To mark Victoria Day, Nick Wakeling and Kim Wells, the State Members of...
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Andrews can no longer remain silent on Setka

Wednesday 26 June 2019 John Setka’s admission of guilt makes it untenable for the Andrews Government and Victorian Labor to have any further association with the CFMMEU under the leadership of this rogue leader. Today’s guilty plea by Mr Setka to charges of harassing a woman and...
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Daniel Andrews must put train passengers ahead of his union mates

Thursday 20 June 2019 Reports that the rail union has applied to the Fair Work Commission to halt Melbourne’s trains is further proof that Daniel Andrews is missing in action on industrial relations. Train services are essential services, and commuters shouldn’t have to face the...
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